Crystal Castle and Shambhala Gardens Byron Bay Hinterland

A short scenic journey into Byron Bay’s hinterland lies a tranquil and magical sanctuary.

Home of the world’s largest and most beautiful natural crystals, The Crystal Castle with its peaceful ambiance and exquisite natural splendour, is a place of wonder for everyone.

Walk in the lush rainforest and botanical gardens, revealing the wonder of sacred statues and the World Peace Stupa, a project blessed by the Dalai Lama.

Be immersed in the magic of the Enchanted Cave, the largest amethyst cave in the world, or stand between the world’s tallest geode pair, The Crystal Guardians. Discover the famous Buddha Walk, find yourself in the ancient labyrinth, or walk the bamboo avenue. You can join the daily workshops and experiences, including the famous Peace Experience, which includes a crystal bowl sound bath.

Enjoy the breathtaking views while you sip on a fresh local coffee or enjoy a tasty, healthy meal or a tempting treat in the Lotus Cafe.

Only 20 minutes from Byron Bay and 40 minutes from Gold Coast airport.
Enrich your spirit and discover the jewel of Byron.

Entry Costs

Entry Cost AUD Valid From Inclusions
Child $26.00 - $26.00 Four to 14 years.
Indicative Prices $26.00 - $32.00 Adult AUD 32. Concession AUD29. Child (four to 14 years) AUD26. Family (two adults and two children) AUD78. Extra child with Family ticket AUD6.

Internet Access

  • Free Wifi

Opening Hours

Season/DateDayOpening Hours
All yearDaily10am - 5pm


  • Car park
  • Non Smoking Establishment
  • Restaurant - Licensed
  • Shop

Other Information


Accessible facilities available. Please contact operator for specific details.

Family Friendly:

Family friendly – please refer to operator's website for services and facilities.
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